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Standoff Situations

The Standoff Situations topic page offers a variety of tactical tips and strategic concepts to make sure the innocents are spared, the subject is secured, and the officers go home safely. When a suspect is barricaded in place, many things must happen for a successful resolution, such as setting up outer and inner perimeters, and making contact with the subject.
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May 16, 2006

Man kills 2, shoots self after Va. standoff

The Associated Press HARRISONBURG, Va.- A man shot two people to death in a medical supplies business... - Full Story
May 15, 2006

Smoke bomb ends 6-hour Maine standoff

BETTY JESPERSEN Blethen Maine News Service FARMINGTON Copyright 2006 Blethen Maine Newspapers, Inc. All... - Full Story
May 14, 2006

3 dead, 2 wounded in Ohio standoff

The Associated Press SWANTON, Ohio- A man called police after stabbing his wife, then shot an investigating... - Full Story
May 05, 2006

N.C. man surrenders after standoff, setting house on fire

Thomasi McDonald, Staff Writer Copyright 2006 The News and Observer RALEIGH -- Authorities arrested James... - Full Story
April 13, 2006

Suspect takes civilian employee hostage in Baltimore police station

The Associated Press BALTIMORE- A narcotics suspect armed with a sharp object took a hostage inside a... - Full Story
March 24, 2006

Florida authorities question man about stabbings after standoff

The Associated Press NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla.- Sheriff's deputies investigating two stabbings took a man... - Full Story
March 14, 2006

Police ID man killed in Va. hostage situation

The Associated Press Steve Cornwell, WINC LEESBURG, Va.- Police say the man killed by a Loudoun County... - Full Story
March 10, 2006

Gunman holed up in Canadian motel bar, possibly with hostages

The Associated Press MONCTON, New Brunswick- An armed man was holed up in a motel bar and may have taken... - Full Story
March 02, 2006

Bank robbery suspect shot and killed by LA deputies in standoff

The Associated Press EL MONTE, Calif.- A suspected bank robber was shot and killed by deputies after... - Full Story
February 26, 2006

Man who took hostages became obsessed after wife lost jobs, family says

By BETH DeFALCO Associated Press Writer PHOENIX- A man who held nine people hostage inside a National... - Full Story



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